RPC VII.1, 303

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 303
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate Pollianos (strategos)
Obverse inscription Α ΚΑ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ
Nominative Imperator Caesar Marcus Antonius Gordianus
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΜΥΡ Γ ΝƐ ƐΠ ΠΩΛΛΙΑΝΟΥ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of Tyche holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 6.89 g
Axis 6
Reference Klose, Smyrna LXX 1
Specimens 13
Die-links 1–8: same pair of dies. 1–8: same obv. die as 306/1–15, 307/1–11, 311/1–7. 1–8: same rev. die as 307/1–8, 311/1–4, 317/1–9, 320/1–6, 322/1–8, 325/1–8.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     G Hunter 257 = SNG 1610
2     O: Milne
3     Mu: 431
4     B: Fox
5     P: 2745A
6     SNG vA 2229
7     G Hunter 256 = SNG 1611
8     Milan: 7310
9     ✸ CGT coll.
10     P: AA.GR.24796
11     P: AA.GR.24835
12     C. Rhodes coll.
13     C. Rhodes coll.